FOLKFEST is an annual “Family Heritage Festival” sponsored by the Heritage Society of New Braunfels on the grounds of Heritage Village in April. FOLKFEST features living history re-enactments, pioneer craft demonstrations, free furniture museum tours, children’s activities, musical entertainment and delicious food. A complete schedule of activities will posted the week of the event. All proceeds benefit Heritage Village and their historic preservation projects. The historic Kindermasken Parade dating back to the founding of New Braunfels is held in conjunction with this event. This children’s costumed walking parade is open to all participants. Contact us for further information closer to the event.
Folkfest 2014 Dates--Times--Prices
Dates: Sat. - Sun., April 12-13
Time: Sat. -- 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Sun. -- noon until 5 p.m.
Admission: $5 Adult -- $2 Student 6 through 12 -- Children 5 and under are free
See complete list of activities here.
2013 Entertainment Schedule
Saturday, April 12
Fred Fey Calliope
11:30 a.m. Kindermasken Costume Contest
12:15 a.m. Canon Firing!!
12:30 p.m. Red Hot Chili Peppers line dancers
1:00 p.m. Hill Country Chorus
2:00 p.m. Compania de Danza Folklorica
2:30 p.m. Canon firing!!
3:00 p.m. Kinderchor
3:30 p.m. Kindertanzers
4:00 p.m. Gemischter Chor Harmonie
4:30 p.m. Chuck Reininger
Sunday, April 13
12:30 p.m. Lary Read & Mike Oliver
1:30 p.m. Canon firing!!
2:00 p.m. Red Hot Chili Peppers line dancers
3:00 p.m. Canon firing!!
3:15 p.m. Cliff Moses
4:30 p.m. Raffle drawing
HISTORIC KINDERMASKEN PARADE 2014
DATE: Saturday, April 12
TIME: 10 a.m.
LOCATION: Beginning in front of the Brauntex Theater in Downtown New Braunfels